- He scrunches his toes inside his shoes to stay awake during boring speeches;
- Dancing with the Prince, according to the actress and writer Emma Thompson, is "better than sex;
- He is patron of 428 charities, and is president of his own, the Prince's Trust, which helps young Britons find work, education, or training, and has assisted 650,000 people. (One of the most famous, according to the magazine, was Idris Elba, famously Stringer Bell in "The Wire," who recieved a grant to attend the National Youth Music Theatre) and;
- Charles is "notoriously frugal," keeping his "palatial residences frigidly underheated, saves his bathwater for the garden and wears garments so mended they are more patch than original."
Jennifer Quinn is a foreign affairs and investigative reporter at the Star. As a journalist with the Associated Press, based in London, she wrote extensively about British politics. Follow her on Twitter @JQStar.